Aerospace & DEFENSE

Having trouble meeting EIA-748 guidelines?  Bidding on a new contract with an EVMS requirement?  Concerned about an upcoming IBR?  Need to improve project performance?  Using an out-dated toolset?

The Aerospace & Defense industry is one of complex, technically challenging, leading-edge programs.  Often these programs are executed in highly regulated environment with different contract types and Government reporting requirements.  Companies are pressured to reduce overhead and accept smaller margins while delivering more capabilities.

Aerospace & Defense Industry Solutions

Competition demands efficiencies in your business processes.  Capturing business means integrating cost, schedule and risk earlier in the program lifecycle.  An Integrated Program Management (IPM) System is necessary to ensure program success.

Pinnacle Management Systems has been providing services to the Aerospace and Defense Industry since our founding in 1993.  Many of our consultants come from an Aerospace background and have a strong understanding of the problems facing the industry.  


Pinnacle's focus is on People, Processes and Tools to assist your organization in your quest for an Integrated Program Management System.  Learn more about the solutions we provide:
  • RFP Response to EVMS Requirements
  • Best of Breed Technology Solutions
  • Concept and Process Training
  • Tool Training
  • Customized Training Solutions, specific to your business needs
  • Program Management Sustainment Support Services

Our Experience in the AEROSPACE & DEFENSE industry

Pinnacle Client - Rockwell Collins

Pinnacle Client - Alion

Pinnacle Client - BAE Systems

Pinnacle Client - Vought Aircraft Industries Inc.

Pinnacle Client - Thales

Pinnacle Client - Spirit Aerosystems

Pinnacle Client - SAIC

Pinnacle Client - Rincon Research Corporation

Pinnacle Client - Northrop Grumman

Pinnacle Client - LASP

Pinnacle Client - iWorks

Pinnacle Client - Genzyme

Pinnacle Client - Dynport Vaccine Corporation

Pinnacle Client - Cobham

Pinnacle Client - ASM Research

Pinnacle Client - ARES

Pinnacle Client - AEC

Pinnacle Client - 3Phoenix

Pinnacle Client - Fortune 500 Company

Pinnacle Helps Fortune 500 Company Successfully Streamline An Earned Value Management System (EVMS)

Pinnacle Client - PharmAthene

Pinnacle Quickly Enables PharmAthene to Adopt a New Enterprise EVM System to Manage BioDefense Programs

Pinnacle Client - Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

FAA's Air Traffic Control Organization Improves Their Selection, Planning, Funding and Execution of Projects

Pinnacle Client - Black & Veatch Corporation

Pinnacle’s Practice Guide Approach Helped Drive Adoption of a New World-Class EVM Process

Bell Helicopter

Pinnacle Leads Bell Helicopter's Re-Validation Of Their EVMS

Pinnacle Client - DRS Technologies

DRS Implements EVMS using Primavera and Deltek Tools

What Our Aerospace & Defense Clients Say

  • Pinnacle has a thorough understanding of Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS). They are very proficient at applying that knowledge for specific applications to a company's processes and procedures. I highly recommend Pinnacle for accomplishing EVMS process improvement.

    Scott Jennings
    Program Manager
    Aerospace & Defense Client

  • Pinnacle's work was instrumental in helping to transform internal control systems and achieving EVMS certification for Bell Helicopter.

    Stuart Retter
    EVM Systems Manager
    Bell Helicopter Textron

  • Other firms we have worked with merely analyze and prescribe what needs to be done. Pinnacle goes beyond designing the right solutions; they are a partner who actually gets things done.

    Vice President
    EPCM Client

  • The Pinnacle folks know how to implement the software for an organization better than the vendors themselves. And, their value goes way beyond their technical and best practice expertise. 

    Vice President
    EPCM Client

  • Without a doubt, Pinnacle is the best partner we could have picked.

    Vice President
    EPCM Client

  • Pinnacle helped us make the right decisions for the organization by ensuring we remained focused on ROI, risk, and cost/benefit.

    Doug Anderson
    Vice President, Managing Director for North America
    Black & Veatch Special Projects Corp.

  • Pinnacle has done an excellent job for Bell Helicopter leading our EVM implementation. Pinnacle brought creative solutions and the technical expertise to the table that were essential when moving from aged legacy systems to a premier enterprise solution. I highly recommend Pinnacle. 

    Lia Briggs
    Manager, EVM Center of Excellence
    Bell Helicopter Textron

  • The quality of their professionals is unparalleled.

    Vice President
    EPCM Client

  • Pinnacle has expert knowledge and is great to work with. They understand the needs of the customer and provide the requested services on time and within budget. I enjoyed working with Pinnacle and highly recommend them.

    Darrel Suokko
    Senior Project Manager
    Aerospace & Defense Client

  • Pinnacle's team helped us tailor the right processes and tools to best achieve our objectives. They truly are a great end to end partner!

    Vice President
    EPCM Client

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